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    Pousada Forte da Horta

    Rua Vasco da Gama, Horta, Faial Island 9900-017, Portugal
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    • Excellent45%
    • Very good33%
    • Average15%
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    Free Wifi
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    Breakfast included
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    Private Balcony
    3.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 29 August 2017

    Mould in the closets, in the drawers and the shower curtains. A balcony door that doesn’t close and shrieks all nigth, old and ripped towels, a breakfast that not even in a one star hotel could be acceptable. When I asked for “bolo lêvedo”, a...More

    1  Thank namorgad
    Response from Manager_StCruz, General Manager at Pousada Forte da HortaResponded 11 September 2017

    Dear namorgad, I would like to thank you for taking the time to post your feedback. I am extremely disappointed to know that we fell short on our goal to create a memorable stay for you and sincerely apologize for the inconveniences you experienced. I...More

    Reviewed 3 August 2017

    The staff at this charming hotel goes out of its way to make your stay memorable. Louisa helped find us a driver for an island tour when they were scarce as hens teeth. The rooms are well appointed and it is convenient to the main...More

    Thank Stephanie B
    Response from Manager_StCruz, General Manager at Pousada Forte da HortaResponded 13 August 2017

    Dear Stephanie B, It is wonderful to read the generous feedback you shared on Tripdavisor regarding your recent stay at Pousada Forte da Horta. I am extremely happy that you enjoyed all aspects of your stay with us and you had an extremely memorable experience....More

    Reviewed 3 August 2017

    Pousadas are usually known for their high standards for accommodation in Portugal. This one is very good, but the acoustics of the building are not good at all. We could hear in our bedroom a normal-tone conversation held in the reception, let alone people talking...More

    Thank PedroPRC
    Response from Manager_StCruz, General Manager at Pousada Forte da HortaResponded 13 August 2017

    Dear PedroPRC, Thank you for taking the time to give us a detailed review of your experience. I am pleased to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us and the service offered by our team. We do apologize for the acoustics of the building,...More

    Reviewed 1 August 2017 via mobile

    This is a unique hotel for certain . There is a special charm about staying inside of this historic fort. The fort is situated on the water by the Horta Marina. A beautiful setting. The staff are top notch and really go out of their...More

    Thank Heather O
    Response from Manager_StCruz, General Manager at Pousada Forte da HortaResponded 13 August 2017

    Dear Heather O, Thank you for your great review! We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed all aspects of our Hotel. We believe that our dedicated staff are our greatest asset, and we are delighted that you agree. We are so glad our team...More

    Reviewed 1 July 2017 via mobile

    We booked our stay at Pousada Forte da Horta through a travel agent, so we knew that the hotel would be decent, but we didn't expect it to be as amazing as it was! Upon arrival Ricardo at the desk upgraded our room to a...More

    Thank Tracy Elissa N
    Response from Manager_StCruz, General Manager at Pousada Forte da HortaResponded 11 July 2017

    Dear Tracy Elissa N, Thank you very much for your kind comments about our Pousada I'm glad you enjoyed your room and our restaurant and bar service. We are very satisfied to know that our team was able to help you and make you feel...More

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    • Pool
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    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
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    • Multilingual Staff
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Minibar
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    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Outdoor pool
    • Price range
    • US$ 79 - US$ 231 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 28
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    • Azores >
    • Faial Island >
    • Horta
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    • Pousada Forte Da Horta Faial Island
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    4 July 2015|
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    Response from Manager_StCruz | Property representative |
    Dear jeff1993, Firstly I would like o thank you for your preference and for your contact. Could you please send us your reservation number and reservation name, so that we can further assist your request. You may contact... More
    19 June 2015|
    Response from Manager_StCruz | Property representative |
    Dear traveldfw, Thank you for your preference in Pousada Forte da Horta - Historic Hotel. Regarding your questions, our Hotel is just 10 km away from Horta airport, a taxi ride from the airport to our hotel should cost... More
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    "A balcony room was a plus."
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